Work at sea: The daily struggle of Gaza’s fishermen

15 December 2016

Gaza's fishermen are only allowed to fish within six nautical miles off the coast, due to the Israeli naval blockade. Fishing is an essential part of Gaza's economy, but restrictions have undermined the fishing sector for the past ten years.

Fishermen's lives are never easy, but expanding the fishing zone make a major difference in the lives and livelihoods of Gaza's 4,000 fishermen - and their families. 

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